Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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WHUS52 KMHX 221427
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1027 AM EDT THU SEP 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...

* UNTIL 1100 AM EDT

* AT 1026 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.
  THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR NEW RIVER INLET...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT
  10 KNOTS.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS NEAR
  THE COAST OF ONSLOW COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3453 7754 3457 7741 3442 7730 3434 7740
      3446 7754
TIME...MOT...LOC 1426Z 058DEG 10KT 3446 7743

$$

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